# Modeling Foreign-born population The figure gives the percent of the U.S. population that was foreign-born for selected years from 1910 and projected to 2020. Find the cubic function that is the best fit for the data. Use x = 0 to represent 1900, and report the model to three significant digits. Find the critical point of the reported model when x &gt; 50 . Interpret this point in terms of the percent of foreign-born people in the U.S. population.

### Mathematical Applications for the ...

11th Edition
Ronald J. Harshbarger + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305108042

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### Mathematical Applications for the ...

11th Edition
Ronald J. Harshbarger + 1 other
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 9781305108042
Chapter 10.2, Problem 40E
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## Modeling Foreign-born population The figure gives the percent of the U.S. population that was foreign-born for selected years from 1910 and projected to 2020. Find the cubic function that is the best fit for the data. Use x = 0 to represent 1900, and report the model to three significant digits. Find the critical point of the reported model when x > 50 . Interpret this point in terms of the percent of foreign-born people in the U.S. population.

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